Law360 Publishes Akin Gump Article on Major FCC Cybersecurity Report

Law360 has published the article “Delving Into FCC’s ‘Damn Important’ Cybersecurity Report,” written by Akin Gump public law and policy partner David Turetsky, litigation partner Michelle Reed and public law and policy senior counsel Gregory Guice.

The article delves into a recent report by the Federal Communications Commission’s Communications Security Reliability and Interoperability Council on cybersecurity risk management, best practices and indicators of success. The report, which provides guidance and assistance tailored to each major sector of the communications industry, is, according to the authors, “the most comprehensive effort to tailor and adapt the NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) Framework, which was designed to be useful across all critical infrastructure industries, for a specific industry.”

To read the full article, please click here. The article was based on a post that originally appeared on the firm’s AG Deal Diary blog, which can be found by clicking here.